Saturday, 10. April 2021

Evolution of brain function in sensory processing

HFSP Program Grant awarded to Julijana Gjorgjieva [more]

Friday, 26. March 2021

Hot on the messenger’s trail

Scientists track mRNA molecules and newly synthesized proteins within living neurons  [more]

Tuesday, 16. March 2021

How the brain teaches itself to see

A computational model gives insights into how spontaneous neural activity shapes connectivity in the developing visual system [more]

Monday, 15. March 2021

Frankfurt has Brains

What connects brain research and Frankfurt: apple cider, Alzheimer's or the appearance of squids? Find out here why all three answers hold true. [more]

Tuesday, 12. January 2021

Brain mRNAs in single neuron cell bodies and dendrites 

Subcellular RNA sequencing reveals unique dynamics in cell-type specific compartments  [more]

Thursday, 03. December 2020

Charting the developing brain

Researchers use connectomic mapping in the developing cortex to uncover the developmental wiring rules for inhibitory neurons [more]

Wednesday, 02. December 2020

What social distancing does to a brain

Scientists discover a neuropeptide that reflects the current state of a fish’s social environment  [more]

Tuesday, 17. November 2020

Proteins in motion

Membrane proteins are more efficient at reaching distal dendrites than soluble proteins. [more]

Friday, 13. November 2020

From the inside out – how the brain forms sensory memories

New study identifies a region of the thalamus as a key source of signals encoding past experiences in the neocortex.  [more]



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